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Lu Guangzu (Chinese: 陆光祖; pinyin: Lù Guāngzǔ; Wade–Giles: Lu Guangzu; born on 19 October 1996) is a Chinese badminton player.[1] In 2018, Lu made into his first final at the Lingshui China Masters. Since then, he both won Australian Open and Canada Open's titles.

Lu Guangzu
陆光祖
Personal information
Country China
Born (1996-10-19) 19 October 1996 (age 23)
Xuzhou, Jiangsu, China
Years active2016
HandednessRight
Men's singles
Career title(s)2
Highest ranking17 (7 May 2019)
Current ranking21 (6 August 2019)
BWF profile

AchievementsEdit

BWF World Tour (2 titles, 2 runners-up)Edit

The BWF World Tour, announced on 19 March 2017 and implemented in 2018,[2] is a series of elite badminton tournaments, sanctioned by Badminton World Federation (BWF). The BWF World Tour are divided into six levels, namely World Tour Finals, Super 1000, Super 750, Super 500, Super 300 (part of the HSBC World Tour), and the BWF Tour Super 100.[3]

Men's singles

Year Tournament Level Opponent Score Result
2018 Syed Modi International Super 300   Sameer Verma 21–16, 19–21, 14–21   Runner-up
2018 Canada Open Super 100   Minoru Koga 21–15, 21–10   Winner
2018 Australian Open Super 300   Zhou Zeqi 21–8, 23–21   Winner
2018 Lingshui China Masters Super 100   Lin Yu-hsien 21–12, 12–21, 14–21   Runner-up

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Player: Lu Guangzu". BWF. 20 July 2018.
  2. ^ "BWF Launches New Events Structure". Badminton World Federation. 29 November 2017.
  3. ^ "Action-Packed Season Ahead!". Badminton World Federation. 15 January 2018.

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